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Free seminar on estate planning – STLtoday.com

STLtoday.com Free seminar on estate planningSTLtoday.comAre you in need of a living will or maybe just not sure on the first steps to take during estate planning? Mercy Housing and Human Development in Gulfport held a one-hour seminar tonight open to the public to discuss the importance of having a will in …

Library to hold estate planning workshop – Corning Leader

Library to hold estate planning workshopCorning LeaderThe Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza, Corning, will host a free workshop on estate planning from 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 24. Patrick Roth, Elder Law attorney, will discuss what can happen if people never get around to completing …

West End Library to Host Estate Planning Session – Alameda Sun

West End Library to Host Estate Planning SessionAlameda SunOn Tuesday, Oct. 24, the West End Library at 788 Santa Clara Ave. will host an estate planning question-and-answer session with a local attorney from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The library will be open for the program only. Attorney C.J. Kingsley will provide an …

Don’t delay: The case for starting Canada Pension Plan benefits early – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail Don’t delay: The case for starting Canada Pension Plan benefits earlyThe Globe and MailThe most dispassionate, data-based experts on retirement say you should delay starting your Canada Pension Plan benefits until after age 65. But the actuarial take on CPP doesn’t sway retirement planner Daryl Diamond. The Winnipeg-based author of Your …

Tackle Estate-Planning Basics – Morningstar.com

Tackle Estate–Planning BasicsMorningstar.comFirst, you may wonder if your assets are substantial enough to warrant an estate plan. Moreover, estate plans are usually drafted by lawyers, and that means dollar signs. And then there’s the obvious issue: Do you really want to spend time …

Defining Goals in Estate Planning – FEDweek

Defining Goals in Estate PlanningFEDweekEstate planning is more than tax planning. Beyond finances, you should have goals for your estate plan. Are there specific charities you’d like to support? Do you want to encourage your children to be entrepreneurs? Do you want your grandchildren to …

Hugh Hefner, Role Model? He Was When It Came To Estate Planning – Forbes

Forbes Hugh Hefner, Role Model? He Was When It Came To Estate PlanningForbesAt this time, records from his divorce pegged his net worth at about $43 million plus the value of his Playboy Enterprises stock and real estate. Those records also revealed his yearly income to be nearly $3.5 million, with his expenses topping out at …Margot Robbie in talks…read more →

Estate plan needs to provide for pets, too – Chicago Tribune

Estate plan needs to provide for pets, tooChicago TribuneSadly, there are too many dogs and cats in shelters because their owners died and made no provisions for their care. This is not just a topic for the elderly to think about. Young singles with pets could face the same predicament. Estate planning for …

MU School of Law to offer free estate planning – Columbia Missourian

MU School of Law to offer free estate planningColumbia MissourianTen MU law students will meet with residents of Boone County and surrounding areas to provide estate–planning services free of charge through the Mizzou Law Pro Bono Estate Planning Program. The students, under the supervision of MU adjunct associate …

MU Law School Program Offering Free Estate Planning | KBIA – KBIA

KBIA MU Law School Program Offering Free Estate Planning | KBIAKBIAThe University of Missouri School of Law will partner with the MU Family Impact Center to provide free estate planning service this fall. The Mizzou Law. and more »